Abigail Elizabeth Anderson, age 15, of Trumbull, passed away suddenly on Friday, June 13. Born in Bridgeport on December 1, 1998, she was the beloved daughter of Charles and Gillian Anderson.

Abby attended Frenchtown Elementary School, Hillcrest Middle School and was a sophomore at Trumbull High School where she was a dedicated member of the varsity cheerleading squad. Abby loved being with her friends; they meant everything to her, her family said. She was a ray of sunshine to everyone; you never forgot Abby once you met her. Abby captured the hearts of many throughout her life as she generously shared her soul with her bright smile and fearless energy. The next time you enjoy a sun filled day, please remember Abby as that gentle warmth in your heart.

In addition to her loving parents, Charles and Gillian, Abby will be sadly missed by her brother, Benjamin, her grandparents, Joyce Isaac of Guilford and Cecilia and Donald Boyce of Longview, WA, several aunts, uncles, cousins from all over the world; and many dear friends. Friends and relatives may attend calling hours on Wednesday, June 18 from 3-8 p.m. in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

A Memorial Mass celebrating her life will will take place on Thursday June 19 at 5 p.m. in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, 5151 Park Ave., Sacred Heart University, Fairfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to THS Scholarship Foundation in Abby's memory c/o Trumbull High School, Attn: Cathy Lobdell, 72 Strobel Rd., Trumbull, CT 06611, WSHU Public Radio, c/o Sacred Heart University, 5151 Park Avenue, Fairfield, CT 06825 or to The Anderson Family through the funeral home.